|The external morphology of the inner ear in bats from the phosphorites of Quercy (Volume Fieldiana, Geology, Vol.33, No.4) - Segall, Walter, 1900-|
Camera lucida drawings of the cochlea and the fenestra cochleae of various species of a number of genera (Pseudorhinolophus, Palaeophyllophora, Paraphyllophora, Vespertiliavus, Nycterobius, and Nyctinomus) from the Phosphorites of Quercy have been measured and compared with measurements of the same structures in Recent chiropters. In each case other morphologic details have been noted. -- The length of the cochlea was measured according to Gray, the width according to my own method...
Keywords: Bats, Fossil; Labyrinth (Ear); Paleontology -- Tertiary; Paleontology -- France Quercy